Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Godswill Akpabio, has obtained the expression of interest and nomination form for the presidential ticket of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) ahead of the party’s primary.
PlatinumPost reports that former Akwa Ibom state governor declared for the number one position a few days ago.
It was gathered that various Akpabio’s support groups procured the N100 million form for the minister.
Major Gen. Garba Audi (rtd) , who represented the Presidential Support Committee (PSC) and Salma Abubakar, who stood in for the women and the Northern Youth Forum(NYF), were among the dignitaries that obtained the form on behalf of the minister.
PlatinumPost reports that over a dozens politicians, including ministers, are currently jostling for the APC presidential ticket.